Voluntary sector in Newcastle: key facts

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Newcastle Council for Voluntary Service
Newcastle Council for Voluntary Service
Date of publication
1 September 2015
Social Work, Social Care and Social Services
Social welfare
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This is a quick and easy guide to information about the size and economic impact of the voluntary sector in Newcastle.

‘Key Facts’ draws upon research from a wide set of resources including Newcastle CVS's own ‘Taking the Temperature’ report published earlier in the year.

It also offers short examples of voluntary and community action carried out by a range of voluntary sector organisations based in Newcastle.

The size of the sector and economic impact are discussed, along with regional perspectives. Examples of voluntary and community action in Newcastle are also provided.

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